Sikkim Population

Population
610,577
Male Population
323,057
Female Population
287,520
% of India' Population
0.05%
Sex Ratio
890
Child Sex Ratio
957
Density/km2
86
Density/mi2
223
Area (km2)
7,096
Area (mi2)
2,740
Child Population (0-6 Age)
64,111
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
32,761
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
31,350
Literacy
81.42%
Male Literacy
86.56%
Female Literacy
75.61%
Total Literate
444,952
Male Literate
251,269
Female Literate
193,683

Sikkim Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
352,662
57.76%
Muslims
9,867
1.62%
Christian
60,522
9.91%
Sikh
1,868
0.31%
Buddhist
167,216
27.39%
Jain
314
0.05%
Not Stated
1,828
0.30%
Others
16,300
2.67%
Total
610,577
100.00%

Sikkim Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District East Sikkim
283,583
Least Populous District North Sikkim
43,709
District with Highest Sex Ratio West Sikkim
942
District with Lowest Sex Ratio North Sikkim
767
District with Highest Literacy Rate East Sikkim
83.85%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate West Sikkim
77.39%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. East Sikkim
283,583
873
83.85%
2. North Sikkim
43,709
767
78.01%
3. South Sikkim
146,850
915
81.42%
4. West Sikkim
136,435
942
77.39%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Gangtok
100,286
912
81.08%